Socket Wall Area

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Although not as impressive as the other sections of Carn Barra, the Socket Wall provides some worthwhile easier climbs that are very sheltered.

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1
Socket Arete
Short in stature, but not in interest. Start at the base of the blunt arete with a heavily pock-marked right wall.Pull up...
 
1 Stars
Technical
VS
2
Cumbelloe
The centre of the pock-marked wall is high in the grade and very sustained. As a consequence it feels a lot bigger than it...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HS
3
Socket Wall
A fine little climb that packs a mean punch low down. Start at the right end of the overhangs at the base of the pock-marked...
 
1 Stars
Strong
S
4
Glass Arete
The tall arete that defines the right side of the wall is a striking line. Start at the base of the arete.Climb the arete...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3
5
Sleazy Corner
The eye-catching wide corner-crack is deceptive both in style and protection possibilities. Start at the base of the lower...
 
1 Stars
VD
6
Peel Crack
A magnificently-positioned climb. Start at a small corner below a ledge and thin crack in the upper wall.Move up the...
 
2 Stars
Technical
HVD